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Open Phones

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7:00:06 AM - 7:45:30 AM
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7:00:06 AM - 7:45:30 AM

Open Phones

Call-In

Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Are you optimistic about your finances?”

0 hours, 45 minutes | 205 Views

Congressional Agenda

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7:47:35 AM - 8:34:51 AM
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7:47:35 AM - 8:34:51 AM

Congressional Agenda

Call-In

Bob Cusack and Meredith Shiner talked about the congressional agenda following a two-week recess, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the Senate vote on the “Buffett Rule.” a tax break for small businesses, the Government Services Administration scandal, and a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on racial profiling. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 381 Views

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

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8:36:16 AM - 9:16:47 AM
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8:36:16 AM - 9:16:47 AM

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

Call-In

Nina Olson talked about the U.S. tax code and the ways that the office of the Taxpayer Advocate helps taxpayers navigate their returns. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 390 Views

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

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9:16:48 AM - 9:22:05 AM
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9:16:48 AM - 9:22:05 AM

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

Interview

Michael Clark was interviewed about his video, Copyright Clause and Digital Media. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. Michael is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 121 Views

Federal Job Training for Older Adults

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9:22:11 AM - 10:00:05 AM
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9:22:11 AM - 10:00:05 AM

Federal Job Training for Older Adults

Call-In

Timothy Hamre talked about federal government job training and and employment assistance programs, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.Topics included how funds are translated into state-wide training programs, the skills that seniors learn and the kinds of jobs they can get with the training, and protection of older workers in the workplace.
This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost.

0 hours, 37 minutes | 722 Views

Racial Profiling and Civil Rights

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10:03:28 AM - 11:18:35 AM
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10:03:28 AM - 11:18:35 AM

Racial Profiling and Civil Rights

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about racial profiling, gun violence and advancing the civil rights movement in the aftermath of the killing of Trayvon Martin. Moderator Al Sharpton also interviewed the mother of Amadou Diallo and the former fiancĂ©e of Sean Bell who were both killed by New York Police Department officers in separate incidents. He also took questions from audience members, some of whom shared their personal stories involving police brutality and racial profiling.

1 hours, 15 minutes | 536 Views

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

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11:20:57 AM - 12:01:12 PM
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11:20:57 AM - 12:01:12 PM

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

Call-In

Nina Olson talked about the U.S. tax code and the ways that the office of the Taxpayer Advocate helps taxpayers navigate their returns. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 390 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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12:07:16 PM - 1:41:53 PM
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12:07:16 PM - 1:41:53 PM

Gun Violence Prevention

News Conference

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sponsored a news conference outside the Capitol to mark the anniversaries of two deadly school shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine High School. Several victims and family members spoke about their support for gun control measures.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 806 Views

Congressional Agenda

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1:42:42 PM - 1:59:48 PM
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1:42:42 PM - 1:59:48 PM

Congressional Agenda

Call-In

Bob Cusack and Meredith Shiner talked about the congressional agenda following a two-week recess, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the Senate vote on the “Buffett Rule.” a tax break for small businesses, the Government Services Administration scandal, and a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on racial profiling. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 17 minutes | 381 Views

House Session, Part 1

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2:00:00 PM - 2:09:54 PM
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2:00:00 PM - 2:09:54 PM

House Session, Part 1

House Proceeding

LIVE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
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0 hours, 9 minutes | 137 Views

Defense Department Briefing

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2:10:54 PM - 2:44:07 PM
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Defense Department Briefing

News Conference

Secretary Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Dempsey spoke to reporters about Defense Department issues. Topics included the previous weekend attacks in Kabul, Afghanistan, the looming threat of sequestration Defense authorization, and the incident in Colombia involving the Secret Service. Chairman Dempsey said the U.S. military is “embarrassed” by what happened in Colombia and that the incident was a distraction from President Obama’s trip.

0 hours, 33 minutes | 217 Views

Copyright Clause and Digital Media

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2:45:43 PM - 2:52:20 PM
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2:45:43 PM - 2:52:20 PM

Copyright Clause and Digital Media

Vignette

Michael Clark’s' video Copyright Clause and Digital Media was one of the high school third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 107 Views

Art and Politics

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2:54:02 PM - 3:54:05 PM
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Art and Politics

National Press Club

Alec Baldwin talked about federal funding for arts and education. In his remarks,he stressed the importance of art to American culture and the economy. In addition, he commented on social media technology, the state of television programming, his work on the television series ‘30 Rock,’ and working with NBC. He answered written questions from the audience after his speech.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 605 Views

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

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3:54:49 PM - 4:00:11 PM
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3:54:49 PM - 4:00:11 PM

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

Interview

Michael Clark was interviewed about his video, Copyright Clause and Digital Media. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. Michael is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 121 Views

House Session, Part 2

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4:00:58 PM - 5:10:48 PM
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4:00:58 PM - 5:10:48 PM

House Session, Part 2

House Proceeding

LIVE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
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1 hours, 9 minutes | 1,008 Views

State Governments and Taxes

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5:12:54 PM - 6:10:46 PM
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State Governments and Taxes

Public Affairs Event

Business leaders argued that low taxes are linked to economic growth. They compared tax policies and economic growth in different states, and discussed a number of studies suggesting links between population movements and tax policy. They responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 187 Views

Defense Department Briefing

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6:11:53 PM - 6:30:28 PM
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6:11:53 PM - 6:30:28 PM

Defense Department Briefing

News Conference

Secretary Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Dempsey spoke to reporters about Defense Department issues. Topics included the previous weekend attacks in Kabul, Afghanistan, the looming threat of sequestration Defense authorization, and the incident in Colombia involving the Secret Service. Chairman Dempsey said the U.S. military is “embarrassed” by what happened in Colombia and that the incident was a distraction from President Obama’s trip.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 217 Views

House Session, Part 3

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6:30:34 PM - 8:18:04 PM
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House Session, Part 3

House Proceeding

LIVE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
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1 hours, 47 minutes | 186 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences. Jeff Neely invoked his Fifth Amendment privilege against self incrimination. He had organized an October 2010 GSA conference in Las Vegas with expenses topping $800,000 and had since been placed on administrative leave. Martha Johnson said that she decided to resign just a few days before the agency’s inspector general released a final report on the scandal. Mr. Miller told the Committee that he had recommended criminal charges in a referral to the Justice Department.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 4,832 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences.

1 hours, 58 minutes | 1,434 Views

General Services Administration Management Issues, Panel 2

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10:53:25 PM - 11:33:30 PM
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10:53:25 PM - 11:33:30 PM

General Services Administration Management Issues, Panel 2

House Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 1,665 Views

Defense Department Briefing

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11:34:46 PM - 12:10:34 AM
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11:34:46 PM - 12:10:34 AM

Defense Department Briefing

News Conference

Secretary Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Dempsey spoke to reporters about Defense Department issues. Topics included the previous weekend attacks in Kabul, Afghanistan, the looming threat of sequestration Defense authorization, and the incident in Colombia involving the Secret Service. Chairman Dempsey said the U.S. military is “embarrassed” by what happened in Colombia and that the incident was a distraction from President Obama’s trip.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 217 Views

Federal Income Tax Policy

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12:11:22 AM - 12:55:16 AM
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12:11:22 AM - 12:55:16 AM

Federal Income Tax Policy

News Conference

Participants spoke to reporters about tax policy and federal spending levels. They also answered questions from reporters.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 32,271 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences. Jeff Neely invoked his Fifth Amendment privilege against self incrimination. He had organized an October 2010 GSA conference in Las Vegas with expenses topping $800,000 and had since been placed on administrative leave. Martha Johnson said that she decided to resign just a few days before the agency’s inspector general released a final report on the scandal. Mr. Miller told the Committee that he had recommended criminal charges in a referral to the Justice Department.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 4,832 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences.

1 hours, 58 minutes | 1,434 Views

Defense Department Briefing

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3:30:53 AM - 4:06:17 AM
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3:30:53 AM - 4:06:17 AM

Defense Department Briefing

News Conference

Secretary Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Dempsey spoke to reporters about Defense Department issues. Topics included the previous weekend attacks in Kabul, Afghanistan, the looming threat of sequestration Defense authorization, and the incident in Colombia involving the Secret Service. Chairman Dempsey said the U.S. military is “embarrassed” by what happened in Colombia and that the incident was a distraction from President Obama’s trip.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 217 Views

Federal Income Tax Policy

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4:07:00 AM - 4:51:02 AM
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4:07:00 AM - 4:51:02 AM

Federal Income Tax Policy

News Conference

Participants spoke to reporters about tax policy and federal spending levels. They also answered questions from reporters.

0 hours, 44 minutes | 32,271 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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4:51:46 AM - 6:26:27 AM
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4:51:46 AM - 6:26:27 AM

Gun Violence Prevention

News Conference

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sponsored a news conference outside the Capitol to mark the anniversaries of two deadly school shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine High School. Several victims and family members spoke about their support for gun control measures.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 806 Views

Mitt Romney Remarks at the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus

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6:27:10 AM - 6:51:19 AM
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Mitt Romney Remarks at the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus

Public Affairs Event

Mitt Romney addressed the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus. He contrasted his tax cut proposals with President Obama’s policies.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 1,257 Views

Great Debate

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6:51:24 AM - 6:58:53 AM
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6:51:24 AM - 6:58:53 AM

Great Debate

Vignette

Matthew Delorenzo and Josiah Vega’s video, The Great Debate, was one of the second prize middle school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at Elysian Middle School in Hoboken, New Jersey.
The local cable company was Cablevision.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 492 Views

Book Discussion on Space Chronicles

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5:44:57 AM - 7:59:04 AM
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Book Discussion on Space Chronicles

Public Affairs Event

Neil deGrasse Tyson talked about the history and future of NASA and the U.S. space program. He argued that the exploration of space benefits Americans more than they may think. He responded to questions from members of the audience at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. 

2 hours, 14 minutes | 8,687 Views

Communicators with Lawrence Strickling

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8:00:33 AM - 8:28:39 AM
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Communicators with Lawrence Strickling

Interview

Lawrence Strickling talked about privacy, spectrum and other telecommunications issues.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 257 Views

News Media Coverage of Racial Issues

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8:30:55 AM - 9:25:48 AM
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8:30:55 AM - 9:25:48 AM

News Media Coverage of Racial Issues

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about the treatment of race by the news media and combating stereotypes. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Juan Williams moderated. Charlie Firestone then made closing remarks for the day-long symposium.
“News Media” was the fifth panel of the Symposium on the State of Race in America held at the Newseum by the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program in association with Comcast Corporation.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 404 Views

Homelessness Among Veterans

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9:27:24 AM - 11:13:44 AM
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9:27:24 AM - 11:13:44 AM

Homelessness Among Veterans

Senate Committee

Witnesses testified on the progress of the Veterans Administration’s 5-year plan to end homelessness among veterans, particularly female veterans.

1 hours, 46 minutes | 371 Views

Afghanistan and Pakistan

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11:16:34 AM - 12:32:48 PM
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Afghanistan and Pakistan

Public Affairs Event

Panelists spoke about U.S. operations in Afghanistan and preparations for the 2014 troop withdrawal. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. strategy in the region, the capabilities of Afghan security forces, and the political situation in Afghanistan. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 16 minutes | 254 Views

Copyright Clause and Digital Media

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12:34:07 PM - 12:40:43 PM
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Copyright Clause and Digital Media

Vignette

Michael Clark’s' video Copyright Clause and Digital Media was one of the high school third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 107 Views

Secretary Sebelius Remarks

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12:41:07 PM - 1:00:30 PM
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12:41:07 PM - 1:00:30 PM

Secretary Sebelius Remarks

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Secretary Sebelius spoke about health care, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and how the programs enacted would reduce disparities in health care provision.

0 hours, 19 minutes | 109 Views

Federal Income Tax Policy

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1:01:26 PM - 1:12:09 PM
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1:01:26 PM - 1:12:09 PM

Federal Income Tax Policy

News Conference

Participants spoke to reporters about tax policy and federal spending levels. They also answered questions from reporters.

0 hours, 10 minutes | 32,271 Views

Senator Rob Portman Remarks

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1:17:04 PM - 1:37:17 PM
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1:17:04 PM - 1:37:17 PM

Senator Rob Portman Remarks

Public Affairs Event

Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) was the keynote speaker at a campaign event for Mitt Romney. He responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 185 Views

Lisa Jackson Remarks

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1:40:05 PM - 1:59:49 PM
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Lisa Jackson Remarks

Public Affairs Event

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson spoke at the National Action Network conference. She talked about the link between environmental policy and health, economic, education and moral issues.

0 hours, 19 minutes | 176 Views

Senate Session

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2:00:25 PM - 7:19:39 PM
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Senate Session

Senate Proceeding

The Senate resumed consideration of the motion to proceed to S 2230, the Paying a Fair Share bill, which proposes to set a minimum tax rate for high-income taxpayers. This rule is popularly known as the “Buffett Rule.”
At 4:30 p.m. the Senate proceeded to executive session to consider the nomination of Stephanie Dawn Thacker of West Virginia to be a U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.
At about 5:30 p.m. the Senate took roll call votes on the Thacker nomination, followed by cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 2230.

5 hours, 19 minutes | 291 Views

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

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7:20:48 PM - 7:26:10 PM
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7:20:48 PM - 7:26:10 PM

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

Interview

Michael Clark was interviewed about his video, Copyright Clause and Digital Media. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. Michael is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 121 Views

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

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7:26:58 PM - 8:07:47 PM
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7:26:58 PM - 8:07:47 PM

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

Senate Highlight

Senators debated an increase in tax rates for wealthy Americans, often referred to as the “Buffet rule.” The provision would increase rates so that the wealthiest citizens would pay the same rate as the middle class.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 140 Views

Communicators with Lawrence Strickling

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8:07:42 PM - 8:35:48 PM
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8:07:42 PM - 8:35:48 PM

Communicators with Lawrence Strickling

Interview

Lawrence Strickling talked about privacy, spectrum and other telecommunications issues.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 257 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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8:37:21 PM - 10:11:51 PM
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8:37:21 PM - 10:11:51 PM

Gun Violence Prevention

News Conference

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sponsored a news conference outside the Capitol to mark the anniversaries of two deadly school shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine High School. Several victims and family members spoke about their support for gun control measures.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 806 Views

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

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10:13:03 PM - 12:20:33 AM
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10:13:03 PM - 12:20:33 AM

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

Senate Highlight

Senators debated an increase in tax rates for wealthy Americans, often referred to as the “Buffet rule.” The provision would increase rates so that the wealthiest citizens would pay the same rate as the middle class.

2 hours, 7 minutes | 140 Views

Mitt Romney Remarks at the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus

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12:22:21 AM - 12:50:21 AM
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Mitt Romney Remarks at the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus

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Mitt Romney addressed the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus. He contrasted his tax cut proposals with President Obama’s policies.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 1,257 Views

Art and Politics

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12:50:41 AM - 1:51:01 AM
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Art and Politics

National Press Club

Alec Baldwin talked about federal funding for arts and education. In his remarks,he stressed the importance of art to American culture and the economy. In addition, he commented on social media technology, the state of television programming, his work on the television series ‘30 Rock,’ and working with NBC. He answered written questions from the audience after his speech.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 605 Views

Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

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1:51:01 AM - 1:56:23 AM
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Michael Clark StudentCam Interview

Interview

Michael Clark was interviewed about his video, Copyright Clause and Digital Media. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. Michael is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 121 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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1:57:08 AM - 3:31:49 AM
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Gun Violence Prevention

News Conference

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sponsored a news conference outside the Capitol to mark the anniversaries of two deadly school shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine High School. Several victims and family members spoke about their support for gun control measures.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 806 Views

Copyright Clause and Digital Media

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3:31:49 AM - 3:38:31 AM
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3:31:49 AM - 3:38:31 AM

Copyright Clause and Digital Media

Vignette

Michael Clark’s' video Copyright Clause and Digital Media was one of the high school third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.
The local cable company was Cox Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 107 Views

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

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3:40:06 AM - 5:47:36 AM
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3:40:06 AM - 5:47:36 AM

Senate Debate on the Buffett Rule

Senate Highlight

Senators debated an increase in tax rates for wealthy Americans, often referred to as the “Buffet rule.” The provision would increase rates so that the wealthiest citizens would pay the same rate as the middle class.

2 hours, 7 minutes | 140 Views

Art and Politics

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5:49:39 AM - 6:50:03 AM
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Art and Politics

National Press Club

Alec Baldwin talked about federal funding for arts and education. In his remarks,he stressed the importance of art to American culture and the economy. In addition, he commented on social media technology, the state of television programming, his work on the television series ‘30 Rock,’ and working with NBC. He answered written questions from the audience after his speech.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 605 Views

Tax Policy and Economic Growth

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6:52:40 AM - 7:51:07 AM

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Tax Policy and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Panelists analyzed several tax theories. Topics included value-added taxes (VAT), Herman Can’s 9-9-9 plan, and state and corporate taxes.

0 hours, 58 minutes | 218 Views

Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

In Progress

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6:52:14 AM - 7:02:08 AM
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Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Vignette

The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee, where the home and tailor shop of President Andrew Johnson is preserved, was one of the stops on a Presidents & Patriots Historical Tour. Andrew Johnson served as vice president under Abraham Lincoln, and succeeded him when President Lincoln was assassinated. Park guide Daniel Luther portrayed President Johnson to tell the story of how Andrew Johnson met Abraham Lincoln. He also talked about the execution of Mary Surratt as he responded to questions from members of the tour group being led by historian Richard Norton Smith. They were being accompanied by a C-SPAN videojournalist on a 10-day bus tour from Asheville, North Carolina, to Austin, Texas, in May 2011.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 268 Views

Career of Abolitionist John Willis Menard

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7:03:15 AM - 7:59:53 AM
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Career of Abolitionist John Willis Menard

Public Affairs Event

Abolitionist John Willis Menard was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1868, and although he was never seated, he was the first African American to address the House chamber. 
Next, we hear more about him from Phillip Magness of George Mason University and Matthew Wasniewski, the Historian of the U.S. House of Representatives.
This is about an hour, from the U.S. Capitol Historical Society.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 402 Views

State Budgets and Economic Growth

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8:01:08 AM - 8:52:14 AM
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State Budgets and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Republican Governors from Maine, Oklahoma and Tennessee discussed their efforts to cut tax rates, reduce the size of government, and increase economic growth.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 141 Views

Markets and Taxes

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8:52:25 AM - 9:52:50 AM
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Markets and Taxes

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about taxing the energy industry and capital markets. After their discussion, they answered questions from the audience.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 247 Views

Tax Policy and Economic Growth

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9:53:14 AM - 10:51:27 AM
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9:53:14 AM - 10:51:27 AM

Tax Policy and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Panelists analyzed several tax theories. Topics included value-added taxes (VAT), Herman Can’s 9-9-9 plan, and state and corporate taxes.

0 hours, 58 minutes | 218 Views

International Trade Issues

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10:52:32 AM - 11:28:15 AM
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10:52:32 AM - 11:28:15 AM

International Trade Issues

Public Affairs Event

Commerce Secretary John Bryson and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke about funding for the Export-Import Bank. They called on Congress to extend funding to allow American companies to take full advantage of free trade agreements.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 328 Views

Condoleezza Rice on U.S. Foreign Policy

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11:30:42 AM - 12:25:52 PM
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11:30:42 AM - 12:25:52 PM

Condoleezza Rice on U.S. Foreign Policy

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Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice talked about three great shocks in the last decade that have affected the U.S. foreign policy: the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001, the global economic collapse in 2008, and the “Arab Spring” revolutions in the Middle East.

0 hours, 55 minutes | 1,101 Views

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

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12:29:09 PM - 1:25:45 PM
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12:29:09 PM - 1:25:45 PM

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

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Business leaders talked about what their companies do and how increasing exports would help them. Among the topics they addressed were the markets for U.S.-manufactured goods, international trade regulation, and improving the capacity of the workforce. They responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 324 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences. Jeff Neely invoked his Fifth Amendment privilege against self incrimination. He had organized an October 2010 GSA conference in Las Vegas with expenses topping $800,000 and had since been placed on administrative leave. Martha Johnson said that she decided to resign just a few days before the agency’s inspector general released a final report on the scandal. Mr. Miller told the Committee that he had recommended criminal charges in a referral to the Justice Department.

0 hours, 32 minutes | 4,832 Views

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences.

1 hours, 58 minutes | 1,434 Views

General Services Administration Management Issues, Panel 2

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4:12:33 PM - 4:53:23 PM
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4:12:33 PM - 4:53:23 PM

General Services Administration Management Issues, Panel 2

House Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) staff testified at a hearing on the investigation into improper spending on a series of lavish GSA conferences.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 1,665 Views

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4:55:57 PM - 5:26:21 PM

Dennis Muilenburg Remarks on the Future of the Aviation Industry

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Dennis Muilenburg talked about the future of the aviation industry. Topics included NextGen, an air traffic modernization system, and protecting the industry’s intellectual property against cyber attacks.
This was the keynote address at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Chamber Foundation 11th annual aviation summit.

0 hours, 30 minutes | 504 Views

Richard Anderson Remarks at Aviation Summit

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5:28:03 PM - 5:57:45 PM
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5:28:03 PM - 5:57:45 PM

Richard Anderson Remarks at Aviation Summit

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Richard Anderson talked about the competiveness and consolidation within the airline industry and offered ways in which the industry could create more jobs.

0 hours, 29 minutes | 691 Views

Markets and Taxes

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5:59:29 PM - 6:59:52 PM
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5:59:29 PM - 6:59:52 PM

Markets and Taxes

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Panelists talked about taxing the energy industry and capital markets. After their discussion, they answered questions from the audience.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 247 Views

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

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7:02:12 PM - 7:42:27 PM
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7:02:12 PM - 7:42:27 PM

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

Call-In

Nina Olson talked about the U.S. tax code and the ways that the office of the Taxpayer Advocate helps taxpayers navigate their returns. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 390 Views

U.S. Oil Security

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7:44:38 PM - 9:10:08 PM
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7:44:38 PM - 9:10:08 PM

U.S. Oil Security

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A group of conservative former members of the military called on the U.S. to reduce its dependence on foreign oil, calling it one of the top national security issues. Former Vice Chair of General Motors Bob Lutz, who is part of the group, cautioned conservatives from rejecting electric cars because they believe it an idea of the “liberal left.”

1 hours, 25 minutes | 227 Views

Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse

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9:12:26 PM - 11:51:20 PM
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9:12:26 PM - 11:51:20 PM

Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse

House Committee

Witnesses testified on measures taken by the federal government, the states, and the private sector to prevent leaks from the supply chain that allow prescription drugs to be diverted to illegal markets.

2 hours, 38 minutes | 304 Views

Afghanistan and Pakistan

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11:53:05 PM - 1:09:34 AM
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11:53:05 PM - 1:09:34 AM

Afghanistan and Pakistan

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Panelists spoke about U.S. operations in Afghanistan and preparations for the 2014 troop withdrawal. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. strategy in the region, the capabilities of Afghan security forces, and the political situation in Afghanistan. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 16 minutes | 254 Views

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

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1:11:46 AM - 1:52:01 AM
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1:11:46 AM - 1:52:01 AM

Federal Taxpayer Assistance

Call-In

Nina Olson talked about the U.S. tax code and the ways that the office of the Taxpayer Advocate helps taxpayers navigate their returns. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 390 Views

U.S. Oil Security

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1:54:14 AM - 3:19:41 AM
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1:54:14 AM - 3:19:41 AM

U.S. Oil Security

Public Affairs Event

A group of conservative former members of the military called on the U.S. to reduce its dependence on foreign oil, calling it one of the top national security issues. Former Vice Chair of General Motors Bob Lutz, who is part of the group, cautioned conservatives from rejecting electric cars because they believe it an idea of the “liberal left.”

1 hours, 25 minutes | 227 Views

Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse

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3:21:50 AM - 6:00:51 AM
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3:21:50 AM - 6:00:51 AM

Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse

House Committee

Witnesses testified on measures taken by the federal government, the states, and the private sector to prevent leaks from the supply chain that allow prescription drugs to be diverted to illegal markets.

2 hours, 39 minutes | 304 Views

Afghanistan and Pakistan

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6:02:39 AM - 7:19:08 AM

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6:02:39 AM - 7:19:08 AM

Afghanistan and Pakistan

Public Affairs Event

Panelists spoke about U.S. operations in Afghanistan and preparations for the 2014 troop withdrawal. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. strategy in the region, the capabilities of Afghan security forces, and the political situation in Afghanistan. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 16 minutes | 254 Views